Monthly Archives: October 2014

As Ebola response accelerates, UN health agency prepares for arrival of trial vaccines

By | 22 October 2014

Geneva , 21 October 2014 – Amid positive developments in the global fight against Ebola, including a growing response to the Secretary-General’s appeals for the more funding to tackle the outbreak, the United Nations health agency today announced the expected delivery of Ebola candidate vaccines, as the UN system continues to ramps up efforts to… Read More »

Ebola no longer ‘localized emergency,’ UN health officials tell regional summit in Cuba

By | 21 October 2014

Cuba, 20 October 2014 – Ebola is no longer a localized public health emergency, top UN officials said in Havana today as they commended Cuba for sending doctors and nurses to the affected countries in West Africa, and addressed regional leaders gathering to discuss ways to resolve the emergency and halt spread of the virus… Read More »